Rock's Backpages Library Rock's Backpages
the online library of pop writing

Rick Wakeman: Festival Hall, London

Chris Welch, Melody Maker, 26 January 1974

SHEER ENTERTAINMENT, that was Rick Wakeman's highly successful solo concert at London's Festival Hall on Friday last week. Rick, the keyboard whizz of Yes, brought laughter, showbiz and fine music back to rock with his first major composition Journey To The Centre Of The Earth.

Total word count of piece: 615


Becoming a member is easy. Membership gives you access to all the thousands of articles in the library.

Click here to go to Subscribe page.

Click here for academic and other group subscriptions.